The City of Titusville, Florida / Emergency Management / City Manager Updates / City Manager Update 4/02/20 - 1pmCity of Titusville COVID-19 Update/SITREP as of 02-Apr-20 / 1300
The health and safety of our citizens and Staff is the City’s top priority. All City facilities remain closed to the general public. City employees are working to serve our community like always. Staff continues to provide essential services to citizens through the preferred use of technology and telephones. Public Safety, Public Works, and Water Resources departments continue essential services with minimum disruptions.
There are 47 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brevard County.
Mayor Johnson’s second video should be published later this afternoon.
Brevard County beaches and parks remain open. Beachside parks and beachside parking access throughout the county will remain closed. Some of the Beach side communities (Cocoa Beach, Indialantic, Indian Harbour Beach, Melbourne Beach and Satellite Beach) have placed local closure orders restricting the hours the beaches are open.
Governor DeSantis Executive Order 20-91 which goes into effect tonight (April 3rd at 12:01 a.m. “Essential Services and Activities” Order states senior citizens and individuals with a significant underlying medical condition (such as chronic lung disease, moderate-to-severe asthma, serious heart conditions, immunocompromised status, cancer, diabetes, severe obesity, renal failure and liver disease) shall stay at home and take all measures to limit the risk of exposure to COVID-19, and all persons in Florida shall limit their movements and personal interactions outside their home to only those necessary to obtain or provide essential services or conduct essential activities.
FEMA has set up a link to help distinguish between rumors and facts regarding COVID-19: https://www.fema.gov/Coronavirus-Rumor-Control
For more updates on the FEMA federal response visit coronavirus.gov or coronavirus (COVID-19) response
Reminders of the public protective measures:
Brevard County residents may call 2-1-1 for up-to-date information between 8a-6p. The Florida Department of Health COVID-19 call center is available 7 days a week 24 hours a day at 1-866-779-6121. Another option is to email COVIDemail@example.com
Our next update will be tomorrow April 3rd at 1400.
City Manager | Titusville Florida
- Wash hands with soap and water for 20 seconds
- Use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol
- Break the habit of touching eyes, nose and mouth
- Avoid close contact with sick people, and stay home when sick
- Advise sick employees to stay home, separate them from others and send them home
- Allow telework or administrative leave, or create a sick leave bank
- Follow respiratory etiquette by coughing/sneezing into your sleeve